UNIONPORT, the Bronx —Men forced their way into a Bronx apartment, tied up a 14-year-old girl and robbed the home on Tuesday, police said.
The victim was in the apartment, located near Bruckner Boulevard and Pugsley Avenue, around 10 p.m. when three men with a crowbar pried open the front door, officials said.
They tied the teen’s hands with USB cables, then took $7,500 dollars, jewelry, perfume, handbags, and shoes.
The teenage girl’s wrists were bruised in the robbery.
Police asked for help identifying the suspects.
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